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|EU ministers reach agreement on working time and temporary workers|
|1 Jan 2009||The EU Directive on Temporary Agency Work||Helen Wyatt, Goodman Derrick LLP||ELA Briefing||The Directive on Temporary Agency Work (2008/104/EC) came into force on 5 December last year. Its aim is to provide protection for agency workers who are viewed, in Europe, as a vulnerable sector of t...|
|1 Mar 2009||In Brief - A Busy Year Ahead||Richard Linskell, Campbell Hooper||ELA Briefing||
After a period of relative calm, 2009 is going to be a busy year on the legislative front for employment lawyers. You will no doubt be eagerly awaiting the imminent demise of the statutory procedur...
|1 Apr 2009||The Employment Act 2008||Marc Jones, partner, Turbervilles||ELA Briefing||There has been much written on the Employment Act 2008 (the Act) about the repeal of the statutory procedures and associated matters, but other changes are also being made. Marc Jones examines these c...|
|1 Mar 2008||The Legal Landscape after Gibbons||Guy Hollebon and Lucinda Bromfield, Bevans Solicitors||ELA Briefing||
"The simplification of anything is always sensational,'' GK Chesterton.
|1 Apr 2008||In Brief - Bare Necessities?||Clive Howard, Russell Jones & Walker||ELA Briefing||In Merana James v London Borough of Greenwich  EWCA Civ35, the Court of Appeal upheld the tribunal's decision that a worker whose services were supplied thorough an agency did not have an implie...|
|1 Dec 2009||Autoclenz Ltd v Belcher & ors||Timothy Brennan QC, Devereux Chambers||ELA Briefing||Documents containing express contractual terms that were inconsistent with `employee' or `worker' status were correctly disregarded by the employment tribunal.|
|1 Jan 2010||Agency Workers to Prosper||David Cubitt, Osborne Clarke||ELA Briefing||The UK regulations implementing the Agency Workers Directive were laid before parliament on 21 January. In their final format they are likely to allow most employers to continue using agency workers o...|
|1 Jan 2010||Overseas Workers Protected||David Cubitt, Osborne Clarke||ELA Briefing|
|1 Mar 2010||Untangling the Agency Workers Regulations||Mark Hammerton, Eversheds||ELA Briefing||The key aspect of the Agency Workers Regulations 2010, which come into effect from 1 October next year, is the right for qualifying agency workers to receive equal treatment. This is in respect of the...|